Knight-Madden, Jennifer M.; Moo Sang, Michelle; Ramphal, Paul S.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Tropical Medicine Research Institute
Trap-door sternum in sickle cell disease
The Journal of Pediatrics
Date of Publication
The authors present a case report of a boy with sickle cell disease who was admitted after presenting with painful crisis and Salmonella nontype sepsis. They describe the treatment for the dislocation of a sternal ossification centre or “trap door sternum”.